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  • Tuesday

    May 17

    • Senior Men's Group

      Cambridge Council on Aging 806 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02139

      Come join the Men’s Group for coffee and conversation.

    • The Finance Committee

      City Hall, 2nd Floor Sullivan Chamber, 795 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139

      The Finance Committee

    • Outdoor Story Time (Collins)

      Collins Branch, 64 Aberdeen Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

      We invite children and their grown-ups to join us for 20-25 minutes of songs, stories, and rhymes. This program will be held in the backyard of the Collins Branch Library. In the event of inclement weather, the program will move indoors. Please call 617-349-4021 for more information.

    • Intermediate ESOL Class (Central Square)

      Central Square Branch, 45 Pearl St., Cambridge, MA 02139

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class. This class will be taught at an intermediate level. No testing is needed. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • Outdoor Sing-Along (Valente)

      Valente Branch, 826 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA 02141

      Put on your dancing shoes and head over for a morning of singing and dancing! For children of all ages and their grown-ups. This program will be held in the reading garden on the Berkshire Street side of the Valente Branch. In the event of inclement weather, this program will move indoors, where seating is limited. Please call 617-349-4015 for more information.

    • Outdoor Songs and Stories (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Music. Movement. Story. Join your librarians outside for 20 minutes of fun! Children of all ages and their grown-ups. This program will be held in Joan Lorentz Park on the lawn outside the Main Library. In the event of inclement weather, this program will be canceled. Please call 617-349-4038 for more information.

    • Healthy Aging & Cycling: Power Pedal

      This free 12-week class series is intended to help older adults of all abilities get into bicycling shape!

    • High Beginner ESOL Class (Central Square)

      Central Square Branch, 45 Pearl St., Cambridge, MA 02139

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class. This class will be taught at an high beginner level. No testing is needed. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • 3D Printing 101: Design and Creation, Pt.2 (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Learn how to create objects in digital space and fabricate those creations using our Sindoh 3D printers in this 2 part series. Before taking this workshop: Complete Hive Safety Training Create a free Tinkercad account at www.tinkercad.com In part 1 of this course, you will get hands-on experience running the 3D printer, and gain fundamental 3D modeling skills using Tinkercad. In part 2, you will create your own customized designs, and practice setting up your own 3D print construction. Note: This is a badging course for 3D printing. Signing up for part 1 of this series registers you to participate in part 2 the next day. You will be badged at the end of the part 2 workshop. Create a Tinkercad account at www.tinkercad.com prior to arriving. Parents may need to assist users under the age of 18 to create an account prior to arriving. View The Hive's workshop schedule here.

    • Advanced ESOL Class (Central Square)

      Central Square Branch, 45 Pearl St., Cambridge, MA 02139

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class. This class will be taught at an advanced level. No testing is needed. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • STEAM Academy: Innovators for Purpose (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Innovators for Purpose (iFp) Studio is a teen-powered design and innovation program where teens channel their energy and creative vision to imagine and build a better world. Blending art, design, science, technology, and storytelling within a social justice framework, teens engage in real-world client-sponsored projects. Innovators for Purpose (iFp) is a Cambridge-based nonprofit that inspires high-potential, diverse young people to discover their passions, develop innovative mindsets and cultivate marketable skills to solve problems they care most about. Summer Studio teens are funded in part through the Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program. The Cambridge Public Library STEAM Academy is part of Cambridge STEAM Initiative's efforts to enhance and expand students’ access to quality STEAM learning experiences. Made possible by generous support from the Eric and Jane Nord Family Fund and Verizon.

    • Outdoor Preschool Story Time (Valente)

      Valente Branch, 826 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA 02141

      Join us for twenty to twenty-five minutes of stories and songs for children ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers. This program will be held in the reading garden on the Berkshire Street side of the Valente Branch. In the event of inclement weather, this program will move indoors, where seating is limited. Please call 617-349-4015 for more information.

    • Bicycle Maintenance Workshop (Valente)

      Valente Branch, 826 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA 02141

      Would you like to tune your bike up for spring riding? This hands-on workshop, held in collaboration with Cambridge’s Community Development Department, will cover the ABCs (Air, Brakes, Chain) of bicycle maintenance, with time at the end for any specific questions you may have about basic repairs. Bring your own bike or work on one provided by the instructor. This program will take place at the Valente Branch (826 Cambridge Street). Registration is required. To watch videos of previous workshops or to find out about more bicycle workshops through the City of Cambridge visit: www.cambridgema.gov/bikeworkshops.

    • Public Hearing to consider the removal of public shade trees

      Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 87, Sections 3 and 4, a public hearing will be held on Tuesday, May 17th, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. on a Zoom webinar to consider the removal of public trees.

    • Studio Recording 101 (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Are you interested in podcasting, audio production, or video production? The Hive has two state-of-the-art recording studios! Join this workshop to become familiar with studio equipment and software. Registration is required. You must complete Hive Safety Training before registering for this workshop.

    • Career Skills: Changing Careers

      Online,

      The online Career Skills workshop series, presented by employment specialist Gary Gekow, will cover the fundamentals of job search strategies, from writing a strong resume to preparing for a virtual job interview. Attend any or all of the workshops. Separate registration (see below) is required for each workshop. A Zoom link will be sent to you one hour before the workshop begins. Tuesday, March 8: Resume Writing Tuesday, March 22: Online Job Searches and & Resume Submittal Tuesday, April 5: The Importance of LinkedIn Tuesday, April 19: Interview Workshop Tuesday, May 3: Tips for a Successful Virtual Interview Tuesday, May 17: Changing Careers Tuesday, May 31: The Art of Networking Gary Gekow has over 30 years of employment consulting and recruiting experience in the Boston marketplace. He works with individuals throughout New England, assisting them with job search strategies. This includes resume writing, cover/thank you letter writing, interviewing skills, transitioning into new careers, salary and benefits negotiation, and online job searches.

    • Contemporary Book Group (Main/Virtual)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      May read: Beautiful Country: A Memoir, by Qian Julie Wang Reading interests: The group concentrates on fiction, memoirs, and popular nonfiction. Some past selections include: Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli, On Immunity by Eula Biss, and Disoriental by Négar Djavadi. How to get the print book: Copies of the print book are set aside at the Main Library. Visit the Main Library at 449 Broadway during service hours and a staff member can help you check out a copy. How to get the e-book or digital audiobook: This month’s book is available as an e-book through OverDrive (or the Libby app). How to register: Registration is encouraged but not required. Click the registration link below to register. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants one day before the event. For more information, contact Susannah Borysthen-Tkacz at sbtkacz@cambridgema.gov.

    • Public Art Commission Monthly Meeting

      Online,

      Cambridge Arts Public Art Commission Monthly Meeting

    • Regular Meeting of the School Committee

      Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Regular Meeting of the School Committee

    • Knitting Group (Boudreau)

      Boudreau Branch, 245 Concord Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

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    • O'Connell Branch Adult Book Group (O'Connell & Virtual)

      O'Connell Branch, 48 Sixth St., Cambridge, MA 02141

      May selection: A Promised Land by Barack Obama Reading Interests: We read mostly contemporary Fiction and Non-Fiction, with forays into older works and classics. Past selections include: Circe by Madeline Miller, Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens, The Autobiography of Malcom X, as told to Alex Haley, Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler, Nala's World by Dean Nicholson, and Dancing in the Mosque by Homeira Qaderi. How to get the print book: Copies of the print book, large print, and book on CD are set aside at the O'Connell Branch. Visit during open hours and a staff member can help you check out a copy. O'Connell Branch Hours How to get the e-book or digital audiobook: This month’s book is available as a digital audio and e-book through Libby and Overdrive. How to register: This book group will meet virtually and in person at the O'Connell Branch. You can register for the virtual meeting prior to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 15, by clicking on the Registration link below. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants one hour before the event. For more information contact Ingrid Nowak at inowak@cambridgema.gov.

    • Planning Board Meeting

      Online,

      City of Cambridge Planning Board Meeting

May 2022
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